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History of Pulls 2011

These are the pulls we conducted in 2011:           

 

1.     Sat.   May 7, 2011        Noon     Little Falls (Blacktop)

        Willie Riske, 920-257-8252, E4438 Little Falls Rd, Marion, WI  54940

         Little Falls Pull Rules 2011         

        (Successfully completed 159 hooks for a record number of hooks on the first pull of the year.)

 

2.     Sat.   May 21, 2011     10:00      Weyauwega (Blacktop)

        Jeff Loehrke, 920-867-3208, Trading Post, 111 E. Main St, Weyauwega, WI  54983

        Weyauwega Blacktop Pull Rules 2011     

        (Successfully completed 194 hooks despite the persistent rain in the afternoon.)

 

3.     Sun.   May 22, 2011    12:00     Brussels (Clay)     

        Mike Kinnard, 920-680-6350, 1062 Pitt Rd, Brussels, WI  54204

        Brussels Pull Rules 2010

        (Successfully completed 126 hooks before the rain and hail arrived.)

 

4.     Sat.   May 28, 2011    Noon     Kewaunee (Cedar Valley Campgrounds) (Clay)

        Bill Pagel, 920-388-4983, N5098 Cedar Valley Rd, Kewaunee, WI  54216

         Cedar Valley Campground Pull Rules 2011

        (Successfully completed 114 hooks of Antique Tractors, Hot Farm Tractors, and Trucks.)

 

5.     Sat.   June 4, 2011    11:00     Ogdensberg (Blacktop)

         Terry Boutwell, Scandinavia, WI  54977  920-572-0642

         Burg Pullers Rules 2010

        (Successfully completed 216 hooks on a perfect, clear sky, day.  This is currently the biggest pull of the year.)

 

6.     Thu.   June 9, 2011     7:00pm    Oconto Copperfest (Clay)

        Eric Lockstein 920-373-2606, Oconto City Docks, 1711 Harbor Rd, Oconto, WI  54153

        Oconto Copperfest Pull Rules 2011

        (Successfully completed 70 hooks on a cool evening.)

 

7.     Sat.   June 11, 2011  11:00     Symco (Clay)

        Willie Riske, 920-257-8252, N7577 Riske, Rd, Manawa, WI  54949

        Symco Spring Pull Rules 2010

        (Successfully completed 167 hooks on a very sticky power track.  It rained the night before the pull.)

 

8.     Fri.   June 17, 2011     7:00pm      Greenleaf (Wrightstown Wrestlers) (Clay)

        Buck VandeHey, 920-371-0526, 2858 School Rd, Greenleaf, WI  54126

        Greenleaf Pull - Wrightstown Wrestlers - Pull Rules 2011

        (Successfully completed 112 hooks on a new track.  The other eliminator had about 70 hooks for a total of about 182 hooks for a successfull first time pull.)

     

9.     Sat.   June 18, 2011    11:00    Mackville Super Nationals (Unpaced Tractors & Trucks) (Clay)

        Rodger Baum, 920-475-6979, St. Edward's Parish, N2921 State Rd 47, Appleton, WI 

        Mackville Pull 2011          Mackville Nationals Website        Saturday Mackville 2011 Classes:  (All No Paced) 3500, 4500, 5500, 6500, 7500, 8500, 9500, 11000, 12500.  Also 7500 Special, 9500 Special, and N.E.W. classes.

        (Successfully completed 47 hooks from 3500 Hot Antique Unpaced to 11000# Hot Antique Unpaced.)

 

10.     Sun.  June 19, 2011   Noon    Mackville Super Nationals (St. Edwards Parish) (Paced Tractors Only) (Clay)

          Rodger Baum, 920-475-6979, St. Edward's Parish, N2921 State Rd 47, Appleton, WI 

          Mackville Pull 2011         Sunday Mackville 2011 Classes:  Tractors: (All Paced) 2600, 3100, 3600, 4500, 5500, 7000, 8500, 10500, 12500, 16000.

        (Rained out.  Rescheduled for Sunday, July 24, 2011.)

 

11.   Sat.   June 25, 2011    11:30     Pound (Clay) (Trucks and Tractors)

         Hubert Wiedemeier, 715-927-1612, County Rd Q, Pound, WI  54161

         Pound Pull Rules 2011

         (Successfully completed 93 tractor hooks and 48 truck hooks for a total of 141 hooks.  A perfect day for pulling with a good track.  After the pull, the best small town fireworks in Wisconsin were watched by a large crowd.)

 

12.   Sat. July 2, 2011      7:00      Pickett - Independence Pull (Clay) (Farm Tractors)    

        Gomer Buehring, 920-379-5057, 920-426-5811, Pickett Steam & Gas Engine Grounds, W9975 Olden Rd, Pickett, WI  54904

        Pickett Gas & Steam Engine Club Website  (Caution:  Their website rules and times are not updated from last year.)

        (Successfully completed 41 hooks.  The other eliminator had a few less.)

       

13.   Sun. July 3, 2011       1:30      Pickett - Independence Pull (Clay)  (Trucks)

        Gomer Buehring, 920-379-5057, 920-426-5811, Pickett Steam & Gas Engine Grounds, W9975 Olden Rd, Pickett, WI  54904

        Pickett Gas & Steam Engine Club Website

        (Successfully completed 42 hooks.)

 

14.   Sat.  July 9, 2011   11:00     West Bloomfield (Christ Luth. School - Pulling for Kids (Clay) (Trucks and Tractors)

        Steve Loehrke, 920-540-9963, Church Track, N6142 State Rd 49, Weyauwega, WI  54983

        West Bloomfield Church - Pulling for Kids Rules 2011       (Rain date Sunday, July 10, 2011 at noon)

        (Successfully completed 253 hooks.  We had 175 hooks of which 37 were truck hooks.  The Johnson eliminator had 78 hooks.)

 

15.   Fri.   July 15, 2011     7:00pm  Rosholt (Fairgrounds) (Clay) (Trucks Only)

       (Our eliminator was only here on standby for the Friday night truck pull.)

 

16.   Sat.  July 16, 2011      11:00     Rosholt (Fairgrounds) (Clay) (Tractors Only)

        Dan Johnson, 715-677-4093, Rosholt Fairgrounds, Rosholt, WI  54473

        Rosholt Area Threshermen Rules 2009      Rosholt Area Threshermen Website

         (Successfully completed 151 hooks with 120 tractors and 31 trucks on a very hot day.  The Johnson eliminator completed 78 hooks for a total of 239 hooks for the Rosholt Thresheree pull.)

 

xx.   Sun.  July 17, 2011    11:00     ***  CANCELLED BY WINNECONNE PULL ORGANIZERS ***  Winneconne (Clay)

        Lyle Zabel, 920-420-2965, Marble Park, 701 Grant St, Winneconne, WI  54986

        Winneconne Pull Classes 2010

       

17.   Sat.  July 23, 2011     11:00      Borth (Hyler Septic Service HSS) (Trucks and Tractors) (Clay)

        HSS Website with Rules and Classes

        Ken Hyler

        (Successfully completed 115 hooks after scraping the sloppy clay off the track.  It rained seven inches in Berlin the night before the pull.  However, due to the track crew, the track was ready by the start time of the pull.  We didn't have to water the track during the pull.)

          

10.   RAINDATE.  Sun.  July 24, 2011   Noon    Mackville (St. Edwards Parish) (Tractors and Trucks) Clay)

          Rodger Baum, 920-475-6979, St. Edward's Parish, N2921 State Rd 47, Appleton, WI 

          Mackville Pull 2011         Sunday Mackville 2011 Classes:  Tractors: (All Paced) 2600, 3100, 3600, 4500, 5500, 7000, 8500, 10500, 12500, 16000.  Unpaced 5000, 7500, 10000, 12500. 

        (Rescheduled.  Originally scheduled for Sunday, June 19th, but rain postponed it to June 26th.  Then a flooded parking area postponed it again.  Now it is scheduled for Sunday, July 24th.  For this new date, Rodger is adding four unpaced classes from 5000#  to 12500#)

        (Successfully completed 87 hooks on our eliminator.  The Baum eliminator had about 70 hooks for a total of about 157 hooks for the day.)

       

18.   Tues. July 26, 2011    6:30pm  Seymour (Outagamie County Fair) (Clay)

        Outagamie County Fairgrounds, Seymour, WI  54165

        Outagamie County Fair Classes

        (Successfully completed 77 hooks on our eliminator.  The other eliminator had about 60 hooks for a total of about 127 hooks.)

    

19.   Sat.  July 30, 2011    11:00     Symco (Union Thresheree) National Antique Tractors (Clay)

        Randy Elsner, 920-596-3787, N7577 Riske Rd, Manawa, WI  54949

        Union Thresheree Pull Rules 2009        Symco Union Thresheree Website

        (Successfully completed 130 hooks on our eliminator.  The Symco eliminator had about 100 hooks for a total of about 230 hooks.)

 

20.  Wed.  Aug. 3, 2011    7:00pm   Oshkosh (Winnebago Co. Fair) (Clay) (Farm Tractors)

        Glenn Barthels, 920-410-1579, Winnebago County Fairgrounds, Oshkosh, WI  54901

        Winnebago County Fair Website with Tractor Pull Rules 2010 

        (Successfully completed 58 hooks on our eliminator.  The Luedtke eliminator had about 50 hooks for a total of about 108 hooks.)

 

NOTE:  Fri. Aug 5th and Sat. Aug 6th is a pull at Corrigan's in DePere.  We will not be there this year due to a scheduling conflict, but their rules and classes are here:

        Corrigan's DePere Pull Rules 2011

 

21.  Fri.   Aug. 5, 2011   Evening     Sturgeon Bay (Door County Fair) (Clay)

        Door County Fairgrounds, Tom Ash, 920-823-2621, John Miles County Park, 812 N. 14th Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI  54235

        Door County Pull Rules 2010        Door County Fair Website

         (Successfully completed 63 hooks in a variety of classes from light to heavy and from paced to unpaced.)

   

22.  Sat.    Aug. 6, 2011        1:30 pm       Scandinavia Corn Roast (Trucks Only on Saturday) (Clay)

        Scandinavia Booster Club, 715-467-2366

        Scandinavia Truck/Tractor Pull Rules 2011

         (Successfully completed 53 truck hooks and 47 tractor hooks for a total of exactly 100 hooks.  The tractor hooks were all local pullers that brought their tractors a day early for the big Sunday pull.)

 

23.  Sun.  Aug. 7, 2011      11:00      Scandinavia Corn Roast in Scandinavia (Tractors Only on Sunday) (Clay)

        Scandinavia Booster Club, 715-467-2366

        Scandinavia Truck/Tractor Pull Rules 2011

         (Successfully completed 106 hooks on our eliminator.  The Johnson eliminator had 76 hooks for a total of 182 hooks fo rthe day.  There was a big crowd watching and eating free sweet corn.)

 

24.  Sat.  Aug. 13, 2011     10:00      Waupaca - Nickel Farms (Burg Pullers) (Clay)

        DuWayne Nickel, 715-258-5696, E3308 Appletree Ln, Waupaca, WI  54981

        Waupaca - Nickel Farms Rules 2010 

        (Successfully completed 197 hooks.  The day started with rain, but the covered track was uncovered and the diehard pullers competed on the clay track.)

 

25.  Thu.  Aug. 18, 2011   7:00pm   Wautoma - Waushara Co. Fair (Clay) (Tractors Only)

        Sid Auck, 920-787-3203, Waushara County Fairgrounds, Wautoma, WI  54982

        Waushara County Tractor Rules 2011

        (Successfully completed 117 hooks on a perfect evening in front of a full Grandstand.  With only one hook per tractor, this pull had a lot of tractors.  Top speed was over 22 mph in the 5500 Open Class.  Top speed was 24.8 mph in the 8500 Open Class.)

 

26.  Fri.   Aug. 19, 2011   7:00pm    Wautoma - Waushara Co. Fair (Clay) (Trucks Only)

        Sid Auck, 920-787-3203, Waushara County Fairgrounds, Wautoma, WI  54982

        Waushara County Truck Rules 2011

        (Successfully completed 93 hooks - all trucks - on a perfect night for pulling.)

  

27.  Sat.   Aug. 20, 2011     1:00       DePere (Brown Co. Fair) (Clay) (Trucks and Tractors)

        Steve Corrigan, Brown County Fairgrounds, DePere, WI  54115

        Brown County Fair Rules 2010

        (Successfully completed 64 hooks on our eliminator.  The other eliminator had about 45 for a total of about 109.)

       

28.  Sun.  Aug. 21, 2011    Noon      Montello (Blacktop)

        Howard Zellmer, 608-297-2339, Montello Community Park, Montello, WI  53949

        Montello Rules 2011

        (Successfully completed 57 hooks on a perfect weather day.)

               

29.  Wed.  Aug. 24, 2011   Evening  Weyauwega (Waupaca County Fair) (Clay) (Trucks and Tractors)

        Larry Eisentraut, 715-281-2623, Waupaca County Fairgrounds, Weyauwega, WI  54983

        Waupaca County Fair Pull Rules 2011              Waupaca County Fair Website

        (Successfully completed 212 hooks on a dry, windy night.  Hard to find an empty seat in the Grandstand.)

 

30.  Thu.  Aug. 25, 2011   7:30pm   Wausaukee (Marinette Co. Fair) (Clay)

        Hubert Wiedemeier, 715-927-1612, Marinette County Fairgrounds, 542 Cedar St, Wausaukee, WI  54177

        Pound Pull Rules 2011

        (Successfully completed 89 hooks in classes from 3000# Antique to 12,500 N.E.W. Hot Tractors and 15,500# Unpaced Farm Tractors.)

  

31.  Sat.  Aug. 27, 2011     Noon       Alaska (Clay)       

        Greg LeFerve, 920-737-3243, Hwy 42 & Cty D, Kewaunee, WI  54216

        Alaska Pull Rules 2010

        (Successfully completed 116 hooks on a beautiful day for pulling.)

     

32.  Sun. Aug. 28, 2011   Noon       Juneau (Blacktop)

        Wayne Bubolz, 920-210-7216, Juneau City Park, Juneau, WI

        Juneaugust Fest Rules 2009

       (Successfully completed 43 hooks on a another perfect day for pulling.)

      

33.  Wed. Aug. 31, 2011    7:00pm   Shawano County Fair (Clay)

        David Race, 715-524-2280, Fairgrounds, 990 E. Green Bay St, Shawano, WI  54166

        Shawano County Fair Rules 2010

        (Successfully completed 93 hooks on our eliminator.  The other eliminator had about 70.)

      

34.  Sat.  Sept. 3, 2011     11:00am     Waupun (Clay) (Stock and Paced Tractors)

        Lowell & Brenda Vis, 920-324-9602, Jim Hull (920) 539-0055, Dave Vande Zande (920) 960-7878, 510 E. Spring St, Waupun, WI  53963

        Waupun Super Pull Rules 2011

       (Successfully completed 85 hooks in the afternoon session.  The overnight rain before the pull caused a wet track which was scraped off for a good pull.)

       

35.  Sat.  Sept. 3, 2011    7:00pm     Waupun (Clay) (Unpaced Tractors and Trucks)

        Lowell & Brenda Vis, 920-324-9602, Jim Hull (920) 539-0055, Dave Vande Zande (920) 960-7878, 510 E. Spring St, Waupun, WI  53963

        Waupun Super Pull Rules 2011

        (Successfully completed 85 hooks in the night session.  This was exactly the same number as the afternoon session.  The light rain didn't stop the pulling.)

 

36.  Mon.  Sept. 5, 2011    10:00 am     Dickinson County Fair, N1476 US Hwy 8, Norway, MI (Clay) (Trucks and Tractors)

        Bob Harris, 906-774-3744, 906-271-8744, N1476 US Hwy 8, Norway, MI  49870

        (Successfully completed 73 hooks on a sandy track.  Hooked tractors from antique to farm and trucks from stock to modified.)

    

37.  Fri.  Sept. 9, 2011   6:00pm    Pickett (Clay)

        Glenn Barthels, 920-426-5811, Pickett Steam & Gas Engine Grounds, W9975 Olden Rd, Pickett, WI  54904

        Pickett Gas & Steam Engine Club Website

        (Successfully completed 52 hooks on our eliminator.)

 

38.  Sat. Sept. 10, 2011     11:00     West Bloomfield (Fire Dept.) (Blacktop)

        Dennis Fisher, 920-446-3514, 920-249-0295, 1788 County Rd HH, Weyauwega, WI  54983

        West Bloomfield Blacktop Rules 2011 Page 1   Page 2   Page 3   Page 4    Page 5

       (Successfully completed 142 hooks on a perfect pulling day in Wisconsin.)

 

39.  Sun.  Sept. 11, 2011   11:00     Eden (Campbellsport FFA - Northwinds Track) (Clay) (Trucks and Tractors)

        Dave Thompson, 920-533-8957 (H), 920-960-1957 (C)

        Eden Rules 2011      Eden Brochure 2011

        (Successfully completed 171 hooks on another perfect pulling day in Wisconsin.)

 

40.  Sat. Sept. 17, 2011     Noon     Wittenberg - Fireworks Country (Clay)

        Jerry Bamke, 715-253-2276, W18862 Hwy 29, Wittenberg, WI  54499

        Tractor Rules:  Wittenberg Tractor Pull Rules 2011

        Truck Rules:  Wittenberg Truck Pull Rules 2011    Wittenberg Truck Rules on WDEZ 101.9 Website        

        (Successfully completed 121 hooks from 3750 Hot Antique to 14,500 Hot Farm plus gas, Diesel, and Open Diesel truck classes.  Top speed was over 24 mph.)

 

41.  Sat.  Sept. 24, 2011     11:00      Luxemburg - Ag Heritage Days (Clay)

        Karl Boeder  920-371-6833,  Stephanie Boeder  920-388-0561

        Luxemburg Rules 2009

        (Successfully completed 80 hooks after the morning rain.  It sprinkled a little during the pull, but we never stopped.)

 

42.  Fri.  Sept. 30, 2011   Evening     Berlin (Blacktop)  (New Pull) 

        Rick Moriarty, 920-229-5021,R&M Motors, Berlin, WI

        Berlin Rules 2011, R&M Motors Website 

         (Successfully completed 113 hooks in the parking lot next to the river.)

 

43.  Sat.  Oct. 1, 2011         11:00      Rosholt (Main Street) (Blacktop)

        Ken Johnson  715-677-4887, Dan Johnson  715-252-9828

        Rosholt Blacktop Pull Website 2009

         (Successfully completed 133 hooks on our eliminator plus about 67 hooks on the Johnson eliminator for a total of 200 hooks.  We hooked tractors from 3250 pounds up to 14,400 improved.  Lots of tractors in the 9500, 10500, 12500, and 14500 pound improved classes.  Speeds up to 25.7 mph.)

 

44.  Sat.  Oct. 8, 2011      9:00 AM      Pickett (Clay) (Qualification for CWATP State Championship Pull)

        Pickett Steam & Gas Engine Grounds, W9975 Olden Rd, Pickett, WI  54904

        Per Perry Urben's Newsletter May 2011: 

             Qualifying Round starts at 9 AM.  Championship Round starts around 4 or 5 PM. 

             '55 or older Pure Stock 3 mph:  4000 (13.6 tire limit), 5000 (15.5), 6000 (15.5), 7000, 8500

             '59 or older 4 mph:  3500 (15.5 tire limit), 4500 (15.5), 5500, 6500, 7500

             '59 or older 6 mph:  3800 (15.5 tire limit), 4800 (15.5), 5800 (18.4), 6800 (18.4)

             '59 or older, No Pace:  3750 (15.5 tire limit), 4250 (15.5), 4750 (18.4), 5750 (18.4)

             Memorial Pure Stock 3 mph:  6100 (16.9 tire limit)

             Memorial 4 mph:  6100

         (Successfully completed 61 hooks on our eliminator during the qualifying round.  We finished the same time as the V&H Eliminator on the other half of the two lane track.)

 

45.  Sat. Oct. 8, 2011       4:00 PM      Pickett (Clay) (CWATP State Championship Pull - End of Season Pull)

        Pickett Steam & Gas Engine Grounds, W9975 Olden Rd, Pickett, WI  54904

       (Successfully completed 59 hooks State Championship hooks on our eliminator.  The V&H Eliminator handled the lighter classes.)

   

The Pulling Season is over -- October 8, 2011.  Successfully completed 4,747 paid hooks on our eliminator during competition in 2011.   This exceeds last year's record number of hooks.  Successfully completed all 45 pulls of the 45 pulls scheduled.  One pull (Mackville) was delayed a few days due to rain, but was eventually completed successfully.   Since 2005, our eliminator has had a total of 29,442 competition hooks.  For a detailed record and comparison to previous years, click on History of Pulls.

 

Special notice:  Click here for the 2011 Central Wisconsin Antique Tractor Pulling Schedule in Perry Urben's May 2011 Newsletter.  His complete newsletter is only for paid members of CWATP.  We are reproducing the first few pages of it at the above link as a convenience for CWATP members.  If you are not yet a CWATP member, the annual dues are only $10.00 and the many  benefits include newsletters, pull rules and classes, puller meetings, puller addresses, and discounted entry fees at some pulls.  Contact Perry Urben at the address on the first page of his newsletter.